The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 30
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.23% 3.79% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 3.91% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% -13.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £55,000 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 181 128 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 97.31% 96.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 149 121 121
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Canary Wharf

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Canary Wharf

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Haskell
2 5 (71.43%) Erlang
2 5 (71.43%) OCaml
2 5 (71.43%) F#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Clojure
2 5 (71.43%) Scala
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Programming
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
3 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Microservices

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Programming
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Microservices
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Clojure
2 5 (71.43%) Erlang
2 5 (71.43%) F#
2 5 (71.43%) Haskell
2 5 (71.43%) OCaml
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Solace